Welcome to India...I think.. December 12th 2019 Well, we’re here at last, though I must say this trip hasn’t got off to an auspicious start...
Due to the chaos in Sydney Airport on Tuesday because of bushfire smoke cloaking the city, Ginny missed her flight to Brisbane. There were two unannounced boarding gate changes which she, and a lot of other passengers it seems, were unaware of. So, she had no choice but to purchase another seat on ... read more
Asia » India The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more
After months of research, the itinerary is set in stone and I am on the verge of departure for my second trip to India, this time with my sister Ginny. This isn't an organised tour, I have created our itinerary myself, visiting twelve fascinating destinations including Hampi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Orchha, and Khajuraho. We fly into Hyderabad in central Southern India and depart from Amritsar in the North. In between we'll have 35 days to enjoy all the colour and chaos India has to offer. We'll be sleeping on overnight trains, enjoying the luxury of travelling with private drivers for two section... full info